No ‘him’ or ‘her’ at gender-neutral preschool

No ‘him’ or ‘her’ at gender-neutral preschool
STOCKHOLM — At the “Egalia” preschool, staff avoid using words like “him” or “her” and address the 33 kids as “friends” rather than girls and boys.From the color and placement of toys to the choice of books, every detail has been carefully planned to make sure the children don’t fall into gender stereotypes.“Society expects girls to be girly, nice and pretty and boys to be manly, rough and …
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Make your own dream, astronaut tells students
He was a young child when Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin landed Apollo 11 on the moon. But Dr. Nicholas Patrick said that watching video footage of man’s first walk on the moon shaped his life.
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Friends, neighbors hope to help family with baby’s .5M medical bill
Beth Kosinar compares the size of her hand to Drew’s hand print. When he was born Drew weighed just 1 pound, 10 ounces and measured 12 inches long. Contributed photo
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